The wife of Ozzy is now recovering after receiving treatment for colon cancer...

SHARON OSBOURNE has thanked fans for their “support and kind thoughts” while she underwent treatment for cancer.

As previously reported, the first two dates of the Ozzfest US tour were postponed because Sharon, wife of Ozzy was diagnosed with a treatable form of cancer.

The tour was due to visit Bristow (July 6) and Pittsburgh (7).

Now, in a statement on the Ozzfest website, www.ozzfest.com, it is revealed that Sharon recently “underwent surgery to treat the very early stages of colon cancer”, but is “in good spirits and doing well”.

The statement adds: “Sharon Osbourne wishes to thank everyone for their support and kind thoughts over the past week… doctors expect Sharon to make a full recovery.”

The tour will resume tonight (July 10) in Scranton, PA.